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20th May '16 6:58:37 AM Ulysses21
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* Richard Whiteley hosted the British show ''Series/Countdown'' for a whopping 23 years (1982-2005)right up until his death. His was the first face to be seen on Channel4, as Countdown was the first programme to be shown on that channel.

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* Richard Whiteley hosted the British show ''Series/Countdown'' ''{{Countdown}}'' for a whopping 23 years (1982-2005)right (1982-2005) right up until his death. His was the first face to be seen on Channel4, as Countdown was the first programme to be shown on that channel.
20th May '16 6:47:18 AM Ulysses21
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* Richard Whiteley hosted the British show ''Series/Countdown'' for a whopping 23 years (1982-2005)right up until his death. His was the first face to be seen on Channel4, as Countdown was the first programme to be shown on that channel.
20th May '16 6:34:37 AM Ulysses21
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* Creator/BruceForsyth, the British host who gives a new meaning to the term "Brucie Bonus".

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* Creator/BruceForsyth, the British host who gives a new meaning to the term "Brucie Bonus". His most famous game shows are ''The Generation Game'', ''[[CardSharks Play Your Cards Right]]'', and ''ThePriceIsRight''.
7th May '16 7:59:03 AM themisterfree
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* Silvio Santos, founder and owner of {{SBT}} and a LongRunner. He's basically a Brazilian Cullen who resembles Dennis James with the ageless appearance/voice formerly held by Dick Clark and the bonus of a unique microphone style from at least 1974. You name it, he's probably been involved with it, ever since about 1961...and [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRoC3tyTHAs this montage]] shows just '''40''' of them.

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* Silvio Santos, founder and owner of {{SBT}} and a LongRunner. He's basically a Brazilian Cullen who resembles like you put Cullen, the appearance of Dennis James with and the ageless appearance/voice formerly held by Dick Clark into a blender and it came out Brazilian- and the added bonus of a unique microphone style from at least 1974. You name it, he's probably been involved with it, ever since about 1961...and [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRoC3tyTHAs this montage]] shows just '''40''' of them.
7th May '16 7:57:26 AM themisterfree
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* Geoff Edwards of ''[[TreasureHuntUS (The New) Treasure Hunt]]'' and ''Series/{{Starcade}}''.

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* Geoff Edwards of ''[[TreasureHuntUS (The New) Treasure Hunt]]'' Hunt]]'', ''Series/{{Starcade}}'', ''Series/PlayThePercentages'' and ''Series/{{Starcade}}''.''[[Series/ChainReaction The New Chain Reaction]]''.
21st Jan '16 2:29:06 PM IlGreven
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* The unnamed host of "Numberwang", the {{Calvinball}}-esque game show featured on ''Series/ThatMitchellAndWebbLook''.
10th Dec '15 10:35:42 AM themisterfree
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* Gene Rayburn of ''Series/MatchGame''.

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* Gene Rayburn of ''Series/MatchGame''.''Series/MatchGame'' and the first few weeks of ''Series/BreakTheBank1985''.



* Wink Martindale of ''Series/TicTacDough''.
* Bob Eubanks of ''Series/TheNewlywedGame'' and the 1980s version of ''Series/CardSharks''.

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* Wink Martindale of ''Series/TicTacDough''.
''Series/TicTacDough'', ''Series/HighRollers'' (the 80s version), ''[[Series/{{Gambit}} Las Vegas Gambit]]'' and ''Series/{{Debt}}''.
* Bob Eubanks of ''Series/TheNewlywedGame'' ''Series/TheNewlywedGame'', ''Series/TriviaTrap'' and the 1980s version of ''Series/CardSharks''.



** Todd Newton of its revival, ''Series/{{Whammy}}'', and ''Hollywood Showdown''.

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** Todd Newton of its revival, ''Series/{{Whammy}}'', and ''Hollywood Showdown''.Showdown'' and ''Series/FamilyGameNight''.



** Also John Davidson (1986-1989) and Tom Bergeron (1998-2004) for the various revivals. Sha-Na-Na's Jon "Bowzer" Bauman hosted the ''Squares'' portion of ''Series/TheMatchGameHollywoodSquaresHour'', and Peter Rosenberg hosts ''Hip Hop Squares''.

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** Also John Davidson (1986-1989) and Tom Bergeron (1998-2004) for the various revivals. Sha-Na-Na's Jon "Bowzer" Bauman hosted the ''Squares'' portion of the trainwreck that was the ''Series/TheMatchGameHollywoodSquaresHour'', and Peter Rosenberg hosts hosted ''Hip Hop Squares''.



* Creator/JackBarry on ''Series/TwentyOne'' and ''Series/TheJokersWild''.

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* Creator/JackBarry on ''Series/TwentyOne'' ''Series/TwentyOne'', ''Series/TheJokersWild'' and ''Series/TheJokersWild''.they syndicated run of ''Series/BreakTheBank''.



* Art James of ''The Who, What or Where Game'', ''Series/BlankCheck'', ''Series/TheMagnificentMarbleMachine'', and ''[[Series/SuperPayCards Pay Cards!]]''
* Jim Perry of the 1978-81 iteration of ''Card Sharks'' and 1983-89 American ''Series/SaleOfTheCentury''.

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* Art James of ''The Who, What or Where Game'', ''Series/BlankCheck'', ''Series/TheMagnificentMarbleMachine'', ''Series/CatchPhrase'' (the original US version), and ''[[Series/SuperPayCards Pay Cards!]]''
Cards!]]''. Oh, and ''[[Film/{{Mallrats}} Truth or Date]]'', despite the contestants' personal issues being dragged into it.
* Jim Perry of the 1978-81 iteration of ''Card Sharks'' and the 1983-89 American run of ''Series/SaleOfTheCentury''.
3rd Oct '15 5:45:16 AM Morgenthaler
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* Bob Barker of ''TruthOrConsequences'' and ''The Price Is Right'', probably the most famous game show host in history.

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* Bob Barker of ''TruthOrConsequences'' ''Series/TruthOrConsequences'' and ''The Price Is Right'', probably the most famous game show host in history.



* A close second might be Creator/AlexTrebek of ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''HighRollers'', ''[[{{Series/Concentration}} Classic Concentration]]'', and ''DoubleDare1976''.

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* A close second might be Creator/AlexTrebek of ''Series/{{Jeopardy}}'', ''HighRollers'', ''[[{{Series/Concentration}} Classic Concentration]]'', and ''DoubleDare1976''.''Series/DoubleDare1976''.



* Bert Convy of ''{{Tattletales}}'', ''[[Series/{{Password}} Super Password]]'' and ''Series/WinLoseOrDraw''.

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* Bert Convy of ''{{Tattletales}}'', ''Series/{{Tattletales}}'', ''[[Series/{{Password}} Super Password]]'' and ''Series/WinLoseOrDraw''.
26th Sep '15 4:52:51 PM nombretomado
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* In the opening scene of ''OnceUponAMattress'', the Wizard tests Princess No. 12 in quiz show fashion.

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* In the opening scene of ''OnceUponAMattress'', ''Theatre/OnceUponAMattress'', the Wizard tests Princess No. 12 in quiz show fashion.
23rd Aug '15 1:52:33 PM Prfnoff
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* Jim Lange of ''The Dating Game'', ''BullseyeUS'', and ''Series/NameThatTune''.

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* Jim Lange of ''The Dating Game'', ''BullseyeUS'', ''Series/TheDatingGame'', ''Series/BullseyeUS'', and ''Series/NameThatTune''.
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